Congratulations to the graduating GULC students

It’s been a long, hard arduous journey–and you’ve worked hard to enjoy the upcoming weeks.  (Even as bar exam prep starts!).  Congratulations to all the students at Georgetown Law–JDs, LLMs and SJDs, and best of luck as you take the … Continue Reading

G2 Annual Conference on WTO and Global Economic Regulation–Agenda Here

Looking forward to this year’s Georgetown-Graduate Institute Conference on WTO and Global Economic Regulation!  The tentative conference agenda can be found here!:  G2 Conference 2019

Members of Congress introduce Bill to Regulate Bias in Algorithms

Sens. Ron Wyden of Oregon, Cory Booker of New Jersey, and Rep. Yvette D. Clarke of New York introduced legislation (S 1108 and HR 2231) requiring tech firms with more than $50 million in revenue, or holding data on more … Continue Reading

Key regulatory issues to keep an eye on for fintech in the U.S. and abroad

The regulation of financial technology is complex and expanding to cover more aspects of our lives, just like the technology itself. Watch here as I explain four important regulation issues you should keep an eye on in the near term.

Georgetown’s Sovereign Debt Conference Gears Up Next Week

DebtCon was launched at Georgetown Law in January 2016, and is returning here after a turn at the Graduate Institute in Geneva in October 2017. Georgetown’s Institute of International Economic Law will host DebtCon3 in Washington, D.C. on April 11-12, … Continue Reading

Global Trade Series Launches at IIEL

Georgetown Law’s Institute of International Economic Law (IIEL), AIG and our partners in the AIG Global Trade Series are pleased to host the kick-off event in the AIG Global Trade Series 2019.  The conference opens at 8:15 a.m. on Thursday, April 4, and … Continue Reading

EU Law Enforcement: Th Evolution of Sanctioning Powers, Turin 28-29 March

On the 28th and 29th of March in Turin (Italy), a conference will take on the topic of “European Union Law Enforcement – The Evolution of Sanctioning Powers”. The conference is funded by Compagnia di San Paolo, in the framework of … Continue Reading

European Securities and Markets Authority Kicks Off Innovation Working Group (and I’ll be joining!)

I’m delighted to join the Consultative Working Group for ESMA’s Financial Innovation Standing Committee.  Later this week I’ll be giving a presentation on the policy tradeoffs arising between innovation, regulatory clarity and market integrity.

Looking forward to introducing Cecilia Malmstroem, EU Trade Commissioner, for Georgetown’s Greenwald Lecture

I’m absolutely delighted and looking forward to introducing the European’s Commissioner for Trade, Cecilia Malmströmfor the John J. Greenwald memorial lecture.  Commissioner Malmström will discuss transatlantic trade relations and the EU’s upcoming trade agenda.  The agenda is here.

Upcoming Colloquium: Enforcement Challenges in Multi-level Regulatory Systems

The Doctoral Training Unit on Enforcement in Multi-Level Regulatory Systems (DTU REMS) at the University of Luxembourg is organizing a young researchers’ colloquium on Enforcement Challenges in Multi-level Regulatory Systems: Mapping the Landscapes at University of Luxembourg, Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, 21-22 May … Continue Reading